Wired Magazine: Logging the Amazon
22nd February 2012

Wired Magazine: Logging the Amazon

Media Coverage
Biodiversity
Carbon
Forests
Land Use
REDD+
Amazon
Peru
Imaging Spectroscopy
Laser Scanning
Wired Magazine 2012

This month, the CAO was featured in Wired Magazine in an article about mapping the Amazon basin in 3D. The article covers the development of CAO-2’s Airborne Taxonomic Mapping System or AToMS, and goes on to tell the story of how CAO is mapping remote forests of the western Amazon before they are leveled by agriculture and other forms of development. ¬†Wired made the connection between CAO’s unique technology and the need to map tropical forests for conservation and international policy development.

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